Q.A. Inspector A - Shelton Ct Plastics Consumer Products Containers

Inline Plastics
Oct 18, 2016
Oct 20, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

INLINE PLASTICS CORP. Salaried Position 18-28 an hour Facility: Shelton, ConnecticutDepartment: QualityPosition: Q.A. Inspector ASummaryAudits processes to ensure all systems and procedures are being followed and inspects product to ensure requirements are being met. Must be flexible with regard to working hours to meet the needs of the department.Essential Function/Duties and ResponsibilitiesTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential functions/duties satisfactorily. Other duties/functions may be added or assigned. Audits procedures, work instructions, systems and procedures along with appropriate documentation to ensure compliance. Inspects finished or in-process product and determines acceptance or rejection. Evaluates product against standards using required measuring tools, equipment and fixtures. Assures quality with regards to line clearance, raw materials, manufacturing, and housekeeping. Uses basic math skills, including decimals and fractions, simple use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications, schedules, computer scanning devices and adjustable measuring instruments. Audits reports, forms, records and comparable data to ensure compliance to procedures and requirements. Able to enter and interpret data in Excel, Access, Word and SPC software. Uses measuring devices (scales, magna mic, force gages, micrometers, calipers, etc.) requiring computer input knowledge. Use of judgment to plan, perform and make decisions as to the sequence of set-ups, operations and processes, including minor modification or pre-programmed computer routines within limits of recognized standard methods and procedures. Complies with instructions, prescribed routines, methods and/or practices or to respond to preset computer menu choices or preprogrammed computer commands involving making a minor decision. Responsible for the training and guidance of less experienced "B level and "C level" inspectors and production personnel with respect to QC methods and procedures. Problem solving skills for (assisting in) investigating customer complaints and manufacturing issues. Able to work with supervision to resolve problems. Perform Incoming receiving inspection of raw materials Support data collection and inspection for IQ/Commercialization process Participate in Product Safety monthly audit per SQF requirement Support and help manage SCAR and CAPA/NCR process. Support Supplier improvement process by conducting Supplier audits. Support and collaborate with Quality Improvement Facilitator in quality improvement project.Product Safety and Quality Follows Product Safety and Quality standards Follows FDA GMP's in regards to food contact packaging as it pertains to the employeeSafety Practices safe work habits and follows general safety procedures such as proper lifting and bending, ergonomics, proper use of equipment and use of personal protection equipment (PPE) Practices good housekeeping including clutter-free work area and general cleaning; follows FDA product safety standards, follows IPC product defense standards and complies with all SQF requirements Ensures lockout procedures are followed any time the equipment is being cleaned or maintainedThe list below represents the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and/or Experience - High school diploma or general education degree (GED); a minimum of three (3) years experience in quality inspection or some college course work.Language Skills - In work related situations must be able to take direction and communicate in English on a one-on-one basis or in group situations as well as read and understand written documents, such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Bilingual skills are a plus.Mathematical Skills - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.Reasoning Ability - Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.1. While performing this job, the employee will stand, sit or walk around.2. The employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls and talk or hear.3. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.4. The employee is occasionally required to sit.5. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.6. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.1. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts.2. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.3. Required to wear hearing and eye protection while on production floor.Key:Never....................Not at allRarely....................0-5 x/WeekOccasionally..........5-100x/Week (20x/Daily)Frequently.............100-500x/Week (20-100x/Daily)

Company Description:

Inline is a privately held, fast growing supplier of PET Plastics Packaging to Wal*mart, Kroger, Safeway, Publics, Wegman's Royal Ahold(Giant, Stop N Shop). For more than 45 years, we have been innovating, growing and bringing to market the best in crystal clear, 100% recyclable PET clamshell and two-piece packaging. Our products are designed to attractively merchandise products from the produce, deli, bakery, grocery, convenience store and food service industries. From our groundbreaking Safe-T-Fresh

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